The Making of a Scientist: A Memoir

The Making of a Scientist: A Memoir

by Calvin Fuller

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BN ID: 2940045937733
Publisher: Robert W. Fuller
Publication date: 05/06/2014
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 253,642
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Calvin Souther Fuller (May 25, 1902 – October 28, 1994) was a physical chemist at AT&T Bell Laboratories where he worked for 37 years from 1930 to 1967. Fuller was part of a team in basic research that found answers to physical challenges. He helped develop synthetic rubber during World War II, he was involved in early experiments of zone melting, he is credited with devising the method of transistor production yielding diffusion transistors, he produced some of the first solar cells with high efficiency, and he researched polymers and their applications.

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